Downloading XAMPP Local Server



Xampp is a popular and widely used local server. This is totally an open source software. This software creates a local server to run scripting language such as php. XAMPP is package that offers to install Apache, MySQL, FileZilla, Tomcat, Marcury etc. Everything has a special use. But for developement purpose Apache and MySQL is must.

For getting Xampp for your computer you need to go to the link https://www.apachefriends.org/index.html and you will get your computer platform from the page like below.

xampp home page-phpdark.com

 

Click on the required platform like Windows, Linux or Mac OS. Then download will be started automatically. Then you need to install the file in your computer. After completing installation you need to open xampp. Then you will get a software screen like below. Start Apache and MySQL. This may take a while. xampp starting page

 

After completation of starting Apache and MySQL go to your web browser and write localhost press enter. You will get a xampp webpage.

you can also access that page by
i. localhost

ii. 127.0.0.1

If you get a page like below then you successfully installed xampp in your computer. Welcome to php world of web technology. Now you are free to code.

xampp home page-phpdark.com